Horse Racing News

Into The Red needs soft track for George Moore Stakes

Into The Red needs soft track for George Moore Stakes

2 Dec, 2016

Trainer Kelso Wood is praying for another afternoon thunderstorm to hit Eagle Farm today to give his sprinter Into The Red a better chance of winning the Group 3 $200,000 IPG Connect George Moore Stakes (1200m) on Saturday.

Into The Red, above, needs a soft track to produce his best in the George Moore Stakes …

Big Money can get the money in George Moore Stakes

Big Money can get the money in George Moore Stakes

2 Dec, 2016

Trainer Rodney Northam is confident that Big Money can get amongst the prizemoney again in the Group 3 $200,000 IPG Connect George Moore Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Big Money, above, is one of the main chances in the George Moore Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Big Money is the …

Perfect Reflection false favourite for Kingston Town Classic

Perfect Reflection false favourite for Kingston Town Classic

2 Dec, 2016

Prominent Perth owner Bob Peters believes that his mare Perfect Reflection is a false favourite for the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Michael Walker, above, rides Kawi in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Perfect Reflection is marked at $4.20 …

Pilote D’Essai doesn’t have to lead in Pakenham Cup

Pilote D’Essai doesn’t have to lead in Pakenham Cup

1 Dec, 2016

Last start all the way Ballarat Cup winner Pilote D’Essai doesn’t have to lead to win the Listed $200,000 Superior Food Services Pakenham Cup (2500m) at Pakenham on Saturday according his promising apprentice Regan Bayliss.

Regan Bayliss, above, rides French import Pilote D’Essai in the Pakenham Cup at Pakenham. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Bayliss controlled …

Williams give Swacadelic great chance in Pakenham Cup

Williams give Swacadelic great chance in Pakenham Cup

1 Dec, 2016

Globetrotting jockey Craig Williams gives himself a great chance of winning the Listed $200,000 Superior Food Services Pakenham Cup (2500m) on Swacadelic at Pakenham on Saturday before he heads to Hong Kong for a short riding contract.

Swacadelic, above in purple and gold colours, is one of the main chances in the Pakenham Cup at …

Vanbrugh suited by 1800m of Kingston Town Classic

Vanbrugh suited by 1800m of Kingston Town Classic

1 Dec, 2016

Spring Champion Stakes winner Vanbrugh will be well suited by the 1800m of the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Vanbrugh, above, will be suited by the 1800m of the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris Waller trained Vanbrugh was at the …

Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

Takedown arrives safely in Hong Kong for International Sprint

1 Dec, 2016

Australia’s latest Group 1 winner Takedown has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint 1200m at Sha Tin on December 11.

Takedown, above, has arrived safely in Hong Kong ahead of the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Takedown flew out of Melbourne …

Tradesman can build up his profile in Kingston Town Classic

Tradesman can build up his profile in Kingston Town Classic

1 Dec, 2016

Promising local galloper Tradesman can build up his profile for a possible trip to the Eastern States when he competes in the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Dwayne Dunn, above, rides Tradesman in the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Top Melbourne …

Lloyd to team up with Coolring in George Moore Stakes

Lloyd to team up with Coolring in George Moore Stakes

1 Dec, 2016

 

Record breaking veteran jockey Jeff Lloyd will team up with Sydney trainer Bjorn Baker when he rides Coolring in the Group 3 $200,000 IPG Connect George Moore Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Jeff Lloyd, above, will ride Coolring in the George Moore Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Lloyd rewrote …

Rock Magic to chase Melbourne Autumn Carnival Sprints

Rock Magic to chase Melbourne Autumn Carnival Sprints

30 Nov, 2016

Perth trainer Chris Gangemi is considering a Melbourne Autumn Carnival campaign for Winterbottom Stakes third placegetter Rock Magic.

Rock Magic ran third to Takedown, above, in the Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Gangemi said that Rock Magic put in a huge performance to finish just behind Takedown and Sheidel in the $1m …